Guess What Species?

Without doing a text search (that would be cheating), guess what species is being referred to in this quote about the evolution of competing strategies:

One became super efficient at gobbling up its food, doing so at a rate that was about a hundred times faster than the other. The other was slower at acquiring food, but produced about three times more progeny per generation.

Answer in tomorrow’s post.

  • Lana Waggoner

    It’s early, but I’m prevaricating between either the Northern Bog Lemming or a virus of some sort. Haven’t ruled out humans yet either.

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  • ace

    Since I know where your interests lie…I say cancer…assuming it can be considered a “species”